At Totara Hospice we Honour Living, and Dignify Dying by providing leading edge hospice palliative care services to individuals and their families, care networks and communities. Totara Hospice provides free care to all eligible individuals and their families in the South and Southeast Auckland region, so that patients and their whānau are able to focus on living every moment that they have left together.At Totara Hospice we embrace diversity of age, ethnicity, means, lifestyle or religion.Our services support those with life limiting illnesses such as cancers, heart, lung or kidney failure or neurological diseases such as motor neurone disease, with a focus on ensuring in every way possible that a persons final journey is experienced with comfort, care and dignity.Our broad team of staff provide physical, emotional, psychological and social care and support. We are proud to work alongside colleagues in our community including General Practice and Hospital teams to achieve the best outcomes possible for our patients and their families.We are privileged and proud to provide services within one of the most culturally diverse areas of New Zealand and as such the provision of culturally appropriate services is a key objective of our hospice. At Totara Hospice all are welcome; we embrace diversity of age, ethnicity, means, lifestyle or religion.​We are a registered Charitable Trust governed by a Board of Trustees and are a member of Hospice New Zealand.